News & Sports Archive
Chapel Hill High Golfer Named All-American and Defends State Title
The last couple of weeks have been rather eventful for local high school golfer Gina Kim. The Chapel Hill Tiger was named to the American Junior Golf ...
What Are Our Moral Duties – On Climate Change?
When it comes to climate change, what are our moral obligations to nature? other people? future generations?
UNC Players Discuss Theo Pinson’s Injury at ACC Media Day
Since learning last week of the broken right foot that has junior guard Theo Pinson out indefinitely, the UNC men’s basketball team has had to adjus...
Orange County Firearms Safety Committee Recommends Draft Ordinance to County Commissioners
After six meetings, the Orange County Firearm Safety Committee has finalized a recommendation for a draft firearms ordinance. The issue was raised at ...
Chansky’s Notebook: High Level Posturing?
The latest UNC-NCAA slugfest is leading to the same conclusion. After the NCAA submitted an amended Notice of Allegations, Carolina issued what has be...
Google Fiber Moving Forward with Installation in Chapel Hill
Google has announced that its project, Google Fiber, will not be accepting any more new cities for its Internet network. The project was created to go...
GOP Firebombing Probe Yields One Arrest – But Still No Suspects
Police have no suspects in the firebombing, but in the process they've nabbed an ATM card thief.
Missing: Pumpkins, Inflatables Stolen in Chapel Hill
There have been multiple reports in the past 24 hours to the Chapel Hill Police Department that pumpkins, inflatables and other Halloween decor have b...
UNC Picked to Finish Second at ACC Basketball Media Day
Duke was chosen as the unsurprising preseason favorite at the Atlantic Coast Conference Media Day heading into the college basketball season. Defendin...
Police, Community Members Hold Forum to Discuss Race and Policing
Race and policing are topics that have often been discussed together in the past five years regarding inconsistencies in arrests, searches and traffic...
‘Restless Residents of Rosemary’ Upset Over Nighttime Construction
Construction late into the night on Rosemary Street is poorly timed and shows a lack of respect for residents, many of whom are students. That is the ...
Ephesus Church Road Closure Leads to Significant Detour in Chapel Hill Starting Nov. 1
North Carolina Department of Transportation officials will be closing part of Ephesus Church Road in November to address flooding issues – but the ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Cubs Still Favorites?
The Indians had to win Game One, and they did. While it looks more and more like Cleveland may be just as destined to win the World Series as the Cubs...
Sage Road Adding Bike Lanes
Sage Road in Chapel Hill is adding bike lanes to both sides of its roadway from Erwin Road to Fordham Boulevard. The lanes are being added as part of...
NCAA: UNC’s Response to Amended NOA “Without Merit”
The NCAA says North Carolina’s argument that the governing body lacks jurisdiction in the school’s ongoing multi-year academic case is ...
CHALT Hopes Charlotte’s Sugar Creek Can be Blueprint for Booker Creek
In 2006, Charlotte’s Little Sugar Creek was the most polluted stream in North Carolina. Now, it’s part of a beloved urban park. The Charlotte Obse...
News Around Town
Orange County Project Connect to Take Place Thursday
As of the last point-in-time count earlier this year, there were 80 people without homes in Orange County. And chances are, those people need the same...
Public Hearing for Carrboro CVS Building Set for Tuesday Night
A public hearing is scheduled for Tuesday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting regarding the abandoned property owned by CVS in downtown Carrboro. The ...
Clinton, Cooper and Burr Average Slim Leads Among North Carolina Surveys
An average of a series of polls of likely North Carolina voters released on Monday and Tuesday show Hillary Clinton, Roy Cooper and Richard Burr leadi...
Former UNC Star Andrew Miller Leads Cleveland Into World Series
Throughout the history of UNC’s esteemed baseball program, only three players have ever had their jersey number retired. The most recent man to ...